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Visualizing one year of remote work

By Shannon Carter / March 22, 2021 / Comments Off on Visualizing one year of remote work

About a year ago, when the Covid-19 pandemic forced us out of our office, the January Advisors team adopted some new practices to adjust to remote work. We now start and end the day with a team check-in. The primary objective of these meetings (called “standup” and “sitdown”) is to update everyone on our work…

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Four takeaways from the ACLU jail population dashboard

By Shannon Carter / January 19, 2021 / Comments Off on Four takeaways from the ACLU jail population dashboard

In the United States, incarcerated people are five times more likely to contract COVID-19 and three times more likely to die of COVID-19 than the general population. In response to the pandemic, activists are calling for officials to reduce the jail population in order to keep everyone safe. With a cash bail system, many people…

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YES! to the Census Mural Tour

By Shannon Carter / October 7, 2020 / Comments Off on YES! to the Census Mural Tour

Have you filled out your census? Houston lags behind the national average, with 58.4% of residents responding, compared to 66.3% nationally. Use our tool to check out how your City Council District is performing. Most importantly, make sure you and your neighbors have responded. You only have until the end of October to get counted! …

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